Emily Perrin

Photo of Emily Perrin, a small blonde girl sitting on a bed. She is wearing a light blue dress and holding a doll wearing a matching blue dress.Name: Emily Rose Perrin.
Died: April 10, 2016.
Age at death: 4.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Dupo, St. Louis, Illinois, USA.
Disability: Cystic fibrosis.

Emily was a pre-kindergarten student a day short of her fifth birthday when her mother smothered her.

She loved pretending to be a princess.

Perpetrator: Mary Lockett (Mother), charged with first degree murder, found not guilty by reason of insanity.

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